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RATINGS: 146   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13/5   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
Tavern Ale is top-fermented, making it an ale. It is a medium to full-bodied beer with a hoppy aroma. Tavern Ale is served unfiltered resulting in a hazy or cloudy appearance. It has a full malt finish with a well rounded bitterness. Tavern Ale is an American Pale Ale because of the large amounts of American hops which lends a distinct, almost citrusy flavor to the beer. Therefore, our Tavern Ales is quite different from the "spicy" or "herby" flavor of European hops.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (25327) - Vasa, FINLAND - NOV 10, 2012
Bottled. Ambery brown colour with a a small white head. Aroma is fruity and floral hops with some sweet malts and mild zestyness as well. Flavour is zest, citrus, mild floral notes along with some honey and mild toffeeish notes.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
RichTheVillan (6669) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - OCT 12, 2012
Bottle from Cotteridge Wines; pours deep copper slight hop aroma tastes more like an English bitter than an APA

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
geologyguy (1329) - Columbia, South Carolina, USA - SEP 1, 2012
Strong flavor, hoppy finish, a good taste but a bit too bitter...smells and looks good though

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Fin (9591) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 9, 2012
Bottle courtesy of Craig via GBBF drank in a field or at Frank Cropredy Festival, Oxon, 9th, 10th or 11th August 2012 Pours dark amber with a white head, sweet and malty with fruitiness throughout. Pleasant beer but wish there was a hoppier bite. Bit too sweet. A6 A4 T6 P3 Ov12 3.1

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
cgarvieuk (21612) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 9, 2012
bottle at cropredy ... copper ... thin white head ... soft toffee malts ... .. light pine nose ... that malt i dont like... light bitter linger ... no not my thing at all

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
RedSox2004 (1673) - Pacific Palisades, California, USA - AUG 8, 2012
Hazy orange with a smallish white head and ok lace. Light floral hops aroma with toast and toffee in the background. Flavors are similar, featuring citrusy hops and a caramel malt sweetness. Light to medium body, thin mouthfeel, light carbonation, and a somewhat astringent finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joe19612 (2594) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - AUG 3, 2012
Bottle. Pours a light brown colour with a thin white head, the aroma is all hops and fruit especially citrus, the taste is all hops and a touch sour with a long dry bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Leighton (18527) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 7, 2012
Keg at the Duchess of Cambridge, London, during the American Beer Festival. Pours a mostly clear amber with a creamy, white cap. Light toasty malt aroma with mild tangy melon. Light to medium sweet flavor with some toasty malts and caramel, and light piney bitterness. Medium in body with average carbonation. Moderately sweet on the finish with faint, sticky pine, mild bread and dry caramel. It’s very basic stuff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Rasmus40 (17532) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 6, 2012
Hazy orange with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel and moderate hoppy - peach. Flavor is medium sweet and moderate bitter. Dry and moderate bitter finish. 060712

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
wyzzywyz22 (2108) - Wirral, Merseyside, ENGLAND - JUN 14, 2012
Bottle, Ship and Mitre bottle shop, West Kirby. Amber pour with a restrained off white head. Some caramel and hoppage detected in the nose, and a similar story unfolded in the flavour. Some bitterness in the finish , nut no real punch there. Drinkable if largely unremarkable fayre.

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